See it in Action: Axial Capra UTB18 RTR [Video]

See it in Action: Axial Capra UTB18 RTR [Video]

If you love the challenge of R/C rock crawling and aren’t into scale details and visuals, Axial’s 1/18-scale Capra UTB18 might be a great machine to keep your crawling skills sharp well into the winter months. This scaled-down version of the 1/10-scale Axial Capra features a brushed, 37T motor, a LiPo battery pack, and a 2.4GHz radio system, letting you hit the trail right out of the gate.

If you’d like to see what this 1/18-scale machine looks like in action, check out this footage from the folks at Axial and Horizon Hobby:

Axial UTB18 Capra Unlimited Trail Buggy Specs:

  • Length: 12.6″ (320 mm)
  • Width: 7.7″ (196 mm)
  • Wheelbase: 9″ (229 mm)
  • Front Track 7.7 in (195mm)
  • Rear Track: 7.7 in (195mm)
  • Weight: 29.7 oz (842g)
  • Ball Bearings: Complete Vehicle
  • Completion Level: Ready-To-Run
  • Drivetrain: 4WD
  • Drive Type: Forward/Brake/Reverse
  • Product Height: 5.9″ (150 mm)
  • Wheel Hex Size: 12mm
  • Brakes: Integral with ESC
  • Body: Tube Style Cage with Panels
  • Power Type: Electric
  • Gear Pitch: 48-Pitch
  • Pinion Gear: 13T
  • Spur Gear: 40T
  • Differential Bevel Gear, Locked (33/13T)
  • Scale: 1/18
  • Internal Gear Ratio: 10.2:1
  • Battery: Included
  • Tire Tread: Nitto Trail Grappler M/T
  • Vehicle Type: Rock Crawler
  • Ground Clearance: 1.7 in (43mm)
  • Connector Type: EC2
  • Final Drive Ratio: 44.88:1
  • Motor Type: Brushed
  • Motor Size: 380 37T
  • Speed Control/ESC: Included
  • Charger: Included
  • Steering Type: 2WS
  • Suspension: Solid Axle, Front and Rear
  • Radio System (Receiver & Transmitter): Included
  • Wheel Width 1.1 in (28mm)
  • Shock Type: Coil-over 2.2-3.1 in (55-78.5mm), Plastic
  • Inner Tire / Outer Wheel Diameter: 1.55 in

Priced at $249.99, the UTB18 Capra will be available for purchase through Axial, Horizon Hobby, and their dealers. Visit to learn more about this 1/18-scale R/C crawler.

Image credit: Horizon Hobby